Each plate accompanied by leaf of descriptive letterpress. Translation of: Systema vegetabilium. "Botanical terms and definitions" [tr. from the thesis of Dr. Elmgren] v. 1, p. [xiii]-xl. Includes: 'An alphabetical catalogue of English and Scotch names of plants' with a separate t.p. dated 1784,  p. at end of v. 2.
John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
byRaynal, abbé (Guillaume-Thomas-François), 1713-1796; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Cochin, Charles Nicolas, 1715-1790; Moreau, Jean Michel, 1741-1814, ill; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner